MILK FROTHER
GEMFW15
Instruction Manual
Contents
Guide to the Appliance
2
Caring for the Environment
3
Safety Information and Warnings
4
Items in the Box
7
Basic Set Up
8
Operation Instructions
9
Care and Maintenance
12
Technical Specifications
13
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Guide to the Appliance
Lid
Milk Jug
Handle
Power Button
with Indicator
Mains
Cable
Milk Frother
Stand
Note: Due to production improvements, the appliance may differ
slightly from the diagram shown. Diagrams in this instruction manual
are for reference only.
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Caring for the Environment
Responsible disposal of the packaging
The packaging of your appliance has been selected from environmentally
friendly materials and can usually be recycled. Please ensure these are
disposed of correctly.
Plastic wrapping can be a suffocation hazard for babies and young
children, please ensure all packaging materials are out of reach and
are safely disposed of. Please ensure they are offered for recycling rather
than throwing these materials away.
Responsible disposal of the appliance
At the end of its working life, do not throw this appliance out with your
household rubbish. An environmentally friendly method of disposal will
ensure that valuable raw materials can be recovered and used again.
Electrical and electronic appliances contain materials and substances
which, if handled or disposed of incorrectly, could be potentially
hazardous on the environment and human health.
Observe any local regulations regarding the disposal of electrical
consumer goods and dispose of it appropriately. Contact your local
authorities for advice on recycling facilities in your area.
The plug must be rendered useless and the cable cut off directly behind
the appliance or the machine to prevent misuse.
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Safety Information and Warnings
For your continued safety and to reduce the risk
of injury or electric shock, please follow all the
safety precautions listed below.
••Read all the instructions carefully before
using this appliance and keep them for future
reference.
••Retain the manual. If you pass the appliance
on to a third party, make sure to include this
manual.
••Unplug the appliance from the mains socket
when not in use, or before cleaning any part of
the appliance.
••Allow the appliance to completely cool down
before cleaning.
••Never immerse the appliance in water and
always keep the electrical contacts dry.
••Never place the appliance on or near a source
of heat such as a cooker ring or gas flame.
••Always place the appliance on a dry, flat and
stable surface.
••To prevent from heating dry, ensure the milk
level is no less than the frothing level indicator
on the appliance.
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Safety Information and Warnings
••Do not use the appliance to heat anything other
than milk.
••Do not interfere with the normal working of the
switch.
••Always keep the appliance out of the reach of
small children.
••This appliance is not intended for use by
persons (including children) with reduced
physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack
of experience and knowledge, unless they have
been given supervision or instruction concerning
use of the appliance by a person responsible for
their safety.
••Keep the appliance and its cord out of reach of
children.
••This appliance is intended for indoor household
use and similar applications such as:
– farm houses and by clients in hotels, motels
and other residential type environment;
– bed and breakfast type environment;
– catering and similar non-retail applications.
••Children should be supervised to ensure that
they do not play with the appliance.
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Safety Information and Warnings
••If the mains cable is damaged it must be
replaced by the manufacturer, its service agent,
or similarly qualified persons in order to avoid
a hazard.
••Do not let the mains cable overhang the edge of
the work surface or allow it to touch hot surfaces
or sources of heat or flame.
••Do not open the lid while the milk is heating.
••The surfaces are liable to get hot during use.
••Potential injury from misuse.
••The heating element surface is subject to
residual heat after use.
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Items in the Box
Remove all items from the packaging. Retain the packaging. If you
dispose of it please do so according to local regulations.
The following items are included:
Main Unit
Milk Frother Stand
Lid
Instruction
Manual
Frothing Paddle
Heating Paddle
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Instruction Manual
Basic Set Up
First Time Use
•• Clean the jug, lid, frothing paddle and heating paddle by hand
thoroughly with warm soapy water. Rinse and allow to dry.
•• Wipe the exterior of the milk frother stand with a damp cloth, avoiding
the power connector hole.
Important: Do not immerse any parts of the appliance in water.
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Operation Instructions
The milk frother comes with two paddles, one for frothing and one for
heating milk:
•• Frothing Paddle: Used for heating and/or frothing milk.
•• Heating Paddle: Used for heating milk.
1. Place the milk frother stand on a flat stable
surface, away from walls and over-hanging
cupboards.
2. Open the lid and insert the appropriate paddle
onto the shaft in the milk jug. Push down gently
but firmly to ensure the paddle locks into place.
3. Pour fresh milk into the jug, making sure not
to exceed the maximum level marked on the
inside of the jug. (The lower “MAX ” marking
is for frothing milk, the top “MAX ” marking
is the maximum level for heating milk.)
Important:
•• Only a maximum of 100ml of milk can be frothed to prevent spillover
after frothing.
•• Only a maximum of 200ml of milk can be heated.
4. Place the lid firmly on the jug and put the milk
frother on its stand. Connect the stand’s mains
cable to the mains socket. The indicator will
light up red.
Important: This milk frother must only be used
with the stand provided.
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Operation Instructions
Frothing and Heating (MAX )
Press the button ONCE, the indicator will light up blue. The paddle will
start to rotate. When the milk is frothed and heated, the milk frother will
stop automatically and the indicator will light up red.
Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX
“ to prevent spillover after frothing.
Heating Only (MAX
)
Press the button TWICE, the indicator will light up blue. The paddle
will start to rotate. When the milk is heated, the milk frother will stop
automatically and the indicator will light up red.
Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX
“.
Frothing Only (MAX )
button THREE TIMES, the indicator will flash in blue. The
Press the
paddle will start to rotate. When the milk is frothed, the milk frother will
stop automatically and the indicator will light up red.
Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX
“ to prevent spillover after frothing.
Note: You can press the
button at any time to stop.
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Operation Instructions
After Frothing or Heating
•• When the milk frother has stopped, carefully remove the lid and pour
the warmed or frothed milk into your beverage.
•• To reuse after frothing or heating, wait for 3 minutes before reusing.
To shorten this time, rinse with water and wipe dry after each use. Do
not immerse the appliance in water.
Note: The milk frother will enter an automatic safety mode after 5
consecutive uses. The power indicator will flash in blue and the
button
will not be usable for 5 minutes.
Important:
•• Always turn off the milk frother and disconnect the power supply when
not in use.
•• Keep the paddles in a safe place. They are small and can easily be
lost.
Note:
•• Always froth or heat the milk before making coffee or hot chocolate.
When the milk is ready, add to the beverage and serve immediately.
•• Milk heats to approximately 68°C (±10°C). This is the ideal temperature
to ensure the flavour of your coffee is not impaired and so you don’t
have to wait too long until you can start sipping on your drink.
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Care and Maintenance
Washing the Components
Wash the lid, frothing paddle and heating paddle by hand thoroughly
with warm soapy water immediately after each use. Rinse and allow to
dry.
Washing the Interior
After each use, immediately wipe the interior clean with a damp, soapy,
non-abrasive sponge or cloth. Rinse thoroughly, then dry.
Cleaning the Exterior
The milk frother exterior should be cleaned with a soft damp cloth. Do
not use abrasive cleaners or scouring pads which may damage the finish
of the milk frother.
Important:
•• Do not insert any foreign objects or allow any liquid to spill into the
power connector hole.
•• Never immerse the milk frother or the stand in water and always keep
the electrical contacts dry. Always disconnect from the mains before
cleaning the stand.
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Technical Specifications
Power Supply
220-240V~ 50Hz
Power Consumption
450W
Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
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M.E.W. (Australia) Pty Ltd
15 Vaughan Street
Essendon Fields VIC 3041
ACN 152 719 036
1300 725 885
customercare@gvaproducts.com.au
gvaproducts.com.au
While every effort has been made in the preparation of this instruction
manual, the publishers cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the
information contained herein or any consequences arising from it.